Posts tagged environment
climate change + the ocean | pangeaseed

though climate change and global warming have been receiving much public attention in recent years, the interrelation between the oceans and the global climate is rarely recognized. the rainforests are often called “the lungs of the planet”, but few people realize that 70% of the oxygen we breathe comes from the seas. the Earth’s atmosphere and its oceans are entwined in a co-dependent bond.

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the demonization of sharks | pangeaseed

many people base their notions of sharks solely on information gleaned from sensationalized headlines or media sources like jaws, open water, and discovery channel’s shark week rather than from personal encounters or scientific research. so, it’s no surprise that most people think sharks are menacing, aggressive, and bloodthirsty animals who are hungry for human flesh.

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